VPR Newscast: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 8:35 a.m.

Apr 6, 2014

Regional hospitals in Vermont and New Hampshire will not be stocking a powerful new painkiller that officials fear could be easily abused.

The American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending that schools end the practice of sending kids with lice home from school.

A Vermont eighth-grader from Essex Middle School will be heading to Washington, D.C., next month to compete in the National Geographic Bee.